Desert Horizon Elementary School

Desert Horizon Elementary School
8525 W. Osborn Rd.
Phoenix, Arizona 85037
Phone: (623) 772-2430
Fax: (623) 873-4691
Attendance: (623) 772-2445

Principal: Shari Guerra

Assistant Principal: Norma Chavez

Start Time - 8:10 am | Dismissal - 3:10 pm | Early Release - 12:40 pm

Desert Horizon Elementary School is a community where respect, engagement and a passion for learning lead to individuals achieving their highest potential.


At Desert Horizon Elementary, the Arizona College and Career Readiness Standards are taught campus-wide. Our school focuses on high student achievement and teaching the "whole-child" through fine arts, music, physical education and award winning programs.


Students have access to state of the art technology. Teachers utilize the latest instructional techniques using SMART Boards, laptops and iPads to engage students in 21st Century learning.


  • Athletic Programs
  • Active Running Club
  • Chorus
  • Dance Team
  • Drama Club
  • Steel Drums
  • Community Garden
  • Photography & Scrapbooking